"An American Experience”
Time & Place
Amherst Middle School, 55 Kings Highway, Amherst, NY.
Sunday, February 10 at 3 p.m
Contributions encouraged but   Admission Free!
Conductor
Dr. Armenio Suzano

Program
Summon the Heroes -  John Williams
National Anthem - arr. Armenio Suzano
Strings on Fire - Henry Mancini
Candide Overture - Leonard Bernsteiny
Glitter and Be Gay - Leonard Bernstein
     Soloist: Amanda Cox, soprano
           INTERMISSION
Adagio for Strings - Samuel Barber
Jazz Rhapsody - Jethro Silva
     I.Saudade     II.Blessed the Assurance
      soloist: Jetro Silva, piano
Girl in 14 G - Wilber Chenoweth
     Soloist: Amanda Cox, soprano
Symphony No.4 (mvts. 2&4) - Antonin Dvorak
This concert sponsored by:


About the Artists
Amanda Cox, soprano
Amanda Cox, soprano, is an instructor of voice at Houghton College and the Director of Music and Worship at the Houghton Wesleyan Church. She has performed some of the most beloved roles from opera and oratorio. She has engaged in new music, as well as being very active in community theater.
More about Amanda

Jethro Silva, piano
Dr. Jethro Silva, one of the most exciting and energetic pianist of his generation currently serves as Director and Professor of Music Industry and Technical Arts at Houghton College. His knowledge has enabled him to work with such stars as Gladys Knight, Stevie Wonder, and the late Whitney Houston.


Pre-concert Event
Instrumental Petting Zoo
At 1:30 pm, visit the Instrumental Petting Zoo, which now includes refreshments, books, puzzles, puppets, prizes, as well as the opportunity to interact with the instruments of the orchestra. Fun and Learning for all!